Super Hawks ready to claim their birth rights

The Nigerian Super Falcons are ready to reclaim their birthright as the traditional African women’s soccer team, as the African Women’s Championship begins in South Africa. The perennial champions who have won 5 of the 6 editions of the championship only lost the last edition to Equatorial Guinea, which also hosted the last edition. The

2013 NFL Fantasy Football Rookie Impact

After the season is over, loyal NFL fans look forward to April of each year to see what gifts the NFL draft will bring them. Of course, the NFL will extend that wait until May starting next season. No matter what position your team is drafting, you always expect them to find gems to plug

Who reads what books?

Have you ever walked into someone’s home or office and looked at their library to see what kinds of books are on the shelf? You can tell a lot about a person from the books he reads. You can also tell a lot about a person by how they dress, how they eat, who they

Fun spring activities for baby boomers

Who doesn’t love spring when the longest days light up the sky, the birds sing with joy, and the trees start to sprout shiny new leaves? Even here in the California desert where I live, wildflowers bloom, jacaranda trees explode with purple flowers, and cacti are bursting with brightly colored flowers. Since the lack of

Nailing your first round fantasy football pick

As 2013 draft day approaches, most people spend a great deal of time obsessing over their first pick of the total of sixteen choices that must be made. It’s true that the first-round pick will lay the foundation for the rest of your team and it’s very important to get it right. Although it is


Las Vegas streets and supermarket parking lots were unusually deserted Friday night as Sin City residents flocked home or attended parties to cheer on their beloved Sweet 16 Rebels. UNLV’s (impossible) dream of a spot in the NCAA Elite Eight Tournament was abruptly interrupted 76-72 by Oregon in the Midwest Regional semifinals in St. Louis,